SLFP-UNP agreement: Mahinda, Ranil meet this week
Throwback to Old Donoughmore Committees
Crucial summit talks between the leaders of Sri
Lanka's two main political parties, the UNP and SLFP will take place
early this week to finalise the modalities between the two parties to
address identified key national issues.
UNP decides how to support Govt.,: Committee System, or not?
There is broad agreement that the new cooperation
arrangement between the UNP and the SLFP will be on a Committee system,
where UNP MPs can be in opposition, work through the committees, and
hold key posts including Mministerial posts.
Politicians, businessmen hail SLFP, UNP consensus
Meanwhile Education Minister Susil Premajayantha
commended the historic pledge made by the SLFP and the UNP to shed all
political differences with the objective of achieving a long awaited